Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
Issued by NWS Eureka, CA

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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR NORTHWEST CALIFORNIA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EUREKA CA
358 AM PDT SAT APR 19 2014


.DISCUSSION...
A COLD FRONT WILL BRING SOME LIGHT RAIN TO AREAS NORTH OF CAPE
MENDOCINO TODAY. A STRONGER STORM SYSTEM WILL IMPACT NORTHWEST
CALIFORNIA WITH RAIN AND MOUNTAIN SNOW THE FIRST HALF OF NEXT WEEK.

CAZ201-200130-
NORTH COAST STRIP...FROM OREGON BORDER TO ROCKPORT CONSISTING OF
COASTAL SECTIONS OF DEL NORTE...HUMBOLDT...AND A SMALL PORTION OF
MENDOCINO COUNTY. INCLUDES PORTIONS OF CA NPS AND REDWOOD PARKS.-
358 AM PDT SAT APR 19 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY CLOUDY...THEN BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT
  CHANCE OF RAIN THROUGH THE DAY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...54-62 AT THE COAST...61-69 INLAND.
* MIN HUMIDITY...55-70 PERCENT AT THE COAST...33-43 PERCENT INLAND.
* SNOW LEVEL........ABOVE 4300 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE
                         WEST 5 TO 7 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
    RIDGES...............SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 7 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE
                         WEST 5 TO 10 MPH...WITH GUSTS UP TO 15 MPH
                         IN THE AFTERNOON.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN THROUGH THE
  NIGHT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...37-47.
* MAX HUMIDITY...89-99 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL........ABOVE 4300 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTH WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTH WINDS 7 TO 12 MPH...WITH GUSTS UP TO
                         18 MPH.

.SUNDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...54-62 AT THE COAST...69-77 INLAND.
* MIN HUMIDITY...54-69 PERCENT AT THE COAST...22-27 PERCENT INLAND.
* SNOW LEVEL........ABOVE 4300 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTHEAST WINDS 5 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE
                         NORTHWEST IN THE AFTERNOON.
    RIDGES...............NORTHEAST WINDS 6 TO 11 MPH...SHIFTING TO
                         THE NORTHWEST IN THE AFTERNOON.


$$

CAZ202-200130-
COASTAL MENDOCINO...FROM ROCKPORT TO SONOMA COUNTY AND INLAND TO
THE CREST OF THE COAST RANGE. INCLUDES JACKSON STATE FOREST.-
358 AM PDT SAT APR 19 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...55-63 AT THE COAST...64-72 INLAND.
* MIN HUMIDITY...57-64 PERCENT AT THE COAST...33 PERCENT INLAND.
* SNOW LEVEL........ABOVE 2200 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTHWEST WINDS 6 TO 11 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...41-49.
* MAX HUMIDITY...91-100 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL........ABOVE 2200 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTHWEST WINDS 6 TO 11 MPH...WITH GUSTS UP
                         TO 18 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTH WINDS 7 TO 12 MPH.

.SUNDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG EARLY IN THE MORNING.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...57-65 AT THE COAST...68-76 INLAND.
* MIN HUMIDITY...53-60 PERCENT AT THE COAST...26 PERCENT INLAND.
* SNOW LEVEL........ABOVE 2200 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH...WITH GUSTS UP
                         TO 13 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE NORTHWEST IN
                         THE AFTERNOON.


$$

CAZ203-204-200130-
UPPER SMITH...INLAND PORTION OF THE SMITH RIVER DRAINAGE WITHIN
THE SIX RIVERS NF.-
LOWER MIDDLE KLAMATH...INLAND PORTION OF THE KLAMATH RIVER
DRAINAGE WITHIN THE SIX RIVERS NATIONAL FOREST AND THE UKONOM
DISTRICT OF THE KLAMATH NATIONAL FOREST.-
358 AM PDT SAT APR 19 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY CLOUDY...THEN BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE
  OF RAIN.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...65-74 VALLEYS...46-54 HIGHER TERRAIN.
* MIN HUMIDITY...24-34 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL........ABOVE 6000 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
    RIDGES...............SOUTHWEST WINDS 6 TO 11 MPH...WITH GUSTS UP
                         TO 18 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN THROUGH THE
  NIGHT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...38-46 VALLEYS...32-40 HIGHER TERRAIN.
* MAX HUMIDITY...94-100 PERCENT VALLEYS...89-99 PERCENT HIGHER
  TERRAIN.
* SNOW LEVEL........ABOVE 6000 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTHWEST WINDS 5 MPH IN THE
                         EVENING...BECOMING DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 1
                         TO 3 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH...WITH GUSTS UP
                         TO 13 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE NORTHEAST 5
                         MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.

.SUNDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...73-83 VALLEYS...56-64 HIGHER TERRAIN.
* MIN HUMIDITY...15-23 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL........ABOVE 6000 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 1 TO 3 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 6 MPH IN THE
                         MORNING...BECOMING UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 2 TO 4
                         MPH.


$$

CAZ211-212-200130-
HUPA...THE HOOPA INDIAN RESERVATION AND THE LOWER PORTION OF THE
TRINITY RIVER DRAINAGE WITHIN THE SIX RIVERS NATIONAL FOREST.-
VAN DUZEN / MAD RIVER...INLAND PORTION OF THE VAN DUZEN AND MAD
RIVER DRAINAGES WITHIN THE SIX RIVERS NATIONAL FOREST.-
358 AM PDT SAT APR 19 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE LATE
  MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...65-73 VALLEYS...55-65 HIGHER TERRAIN.
* MIN HUMIDITY...19-27 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL........ABOVE 5800 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 2 TO 4 MPH...BECOMING
                         WEST 5 TO 6 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
    RIDGES...............WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...39-47 VALLEYS...35-43 HIGHER TERRAIN.
* MAX HUMIDITY...91-100 PERCENT VALLEYS...85-99 PERCENT HIGHER
  TERRAIN.
* SNOW LEVEL........ABOVE 5800 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 6 MPH IN THE
                         EVENING...BECOMING DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 2
                         TO 4 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

.SUNDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...73-81 VALLEYS...62-72 HIGHER TERRAIN.
* MIN HUMIDITY...9-17 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL........ABOVE 5800 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 1 TO 3 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTH WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.


$$

CAZ276-200130-
INTERIOR MENDOCINO...INTERIOR PORTION OF MENDOCINO COUNTY.-
358 AM PDT SAT APR 19 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...64-74.
* MIN HUMIDITY...22-30 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL........ABOVE 4000 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTHWEST WINDS 6 TO 11 MPH...WITH GUSTS UP
                         TO 18 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...38-47.
* MAX HUMIDITY...90-100 PERCENT VALLEYS...76 PERCENT HIGHER
  TERRAIN.
* SNOW LEVEL........ABOVE 4000 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTH WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTH WINDS 7 TO 12 MPH...WITH GUSTS UP TO
                         18 MPH.

.SUNDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...71-81.
* MIN HUMIDITY...14-22 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL........ABOVE 4000 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 1 TO 3 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTH WINDS 5 TO 7 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE
                         NORTHWEST 5 TO 6 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.


$$

CAZ277-283-200130-
WESTERN MENDOCINO NATIONAL FOREST / EASTERN MENDOCINO UNIT.-
TRINITY...WESTERN PORTION OF THE SHASTA TRINITY NATIONAL FOREST.-
358 AM PDT SAT APR 19 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...67-75 VALLEYS...61-71 HIGHER TERRAIN.
* MIN HUMIDITY...18-26 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL........7900 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 2 TO 4 MPH...BECOMING
                         WEST 5 TO 7 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
    RIDGES...............WEST WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...33-41 VALLEYS...38-46 HIGHER TERRAIN.
* MAX HUMIDITY...91-100 PERCENT VALLEYS...79-90 PERCENT HIGHER
  TERRAIN.
* SNOW LEVEL........7800 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTHWEST WINDS 5 MPH IN THE
                         EVENING...BECOMING DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 1
                         TO 3 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

.SUNDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...SUNNY...THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...74-82 VALLEYS...68-78 HIGHER TERRAIN.
* MIN HUMIDITY...10-15 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL........7900 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 1 TO 3 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTH WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.


$$


.EXTENDED FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

...NORTHWEST CALIFORNIA COAST...
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. PATCHY FOG. LOWS 40 TO
48. HIGHS 56 TO 64. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS 41 TO 49. HIGHS 52 TO 60. WEST
WINDS 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 40 TO 48.
HIGHS 54 TO 62. WEST WINDS 5 MPH.

...NORTHWEST CALIFORNIA INTERIOR...
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS 39 TO 47.
HIGHS 65 TO 73 VALLEYS...56 TO 69 HIGHER TERRAIN. SOUTHWEST WINDS
5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MUCH COOLER. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS. LOWS 32 TO 42. HIGHS 52 TO 60 VALLEYS...44 TO 57 HIGHER
TERRAIN. WEST WINDS 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
LOWS 30 TO 40. HIGHS 56 TO 64 VALLEYS...49 TO 62 HIGHER TERRAIN.
WEST WINDS 5 MPH.

.6 TO 10 DAY OUTLOOK...THURSDAY APRIL 24 THROUGH MONDAY APRIL 28, 2014...
FOR NW CALIF...NEAR NORMAL TEMPERATURES AND ABOVE NORMAL PRECIPITATION.

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